Penelope Noel

1610–21 May 1633 (Age 23)
England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Penelope

When Penelope Noel was born in 1610, in England, United Kingdom, her father, Edward Noell, was 28 and her mother, Viscountess Juliana Hicks, was 24. She died on 21 May 1633, in Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 23, and was buried in Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Edward Noell
Viscountess Juliana Hicks
Margaret Beverly Noell
Elizabeth Noel
Mary Noel
Penelope Noel
Elizabeth Noel
2nd Earl Baptist Noel
Eleanor Helen Noel
Anne Noel
Henry Noel
Eleanor Noel

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1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower
Age 10
"The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Pierre, Normand, Antoine, Jacques, Alphonse, Leonce, Lucien, Marcel, Damien, Emile, Francois.French and Walloon (Noël); English: from the Old French personal name Noël, Middle English Noel, from Old French no(u)el ‘Christmas’ (from Latin natalis (dies) ‘birthday’), used for someone born during the Christmas period. Alternatively, a nickname for someone who had some special connection with the Christmas season, such as owing the particular feudal duty of providing a yule-log to the lord of the manor, or having given a memorable performance as the Lord of Misrule. This surname is also found in the Flemish part of Belgium. Compare Christmas and Newell .English: sometimes a post-medieval variant of Knowle and Knoll (see Knowles ). The loss of /k/ before /n/ is known in everyday speech by the 17th century and may have been earlier.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (4)

  • Penelope Noel, "England, Rutland Parish Registers, 1538-1991"
  • Penelope Noel, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Visitation of Rutland 1681-1682 NOEL Viscount Campden

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